SC/ST quota bill

Mulayam Singh Yadav rakes up demand for Muslim quota to counter SC/ST bill

Isolated in its opposition to quota in promotion for SC/ST in government jobs, SP chief Mulayam Singh, who threatened to review support to UPA on the issue, said the government should work towards providing reservation to Muslims.

Dec 17, 2012, 23:20 PM IST

SP threat on quota bill `mere political posturing`: BJP

BJP dubbed as "mere political posturing" the threat of Samajwadi Party to review its outside support to UPA if the SC/ST quota bill is passed.

Dec 16, 2012, 18:15 PM IST

Mayawati slams Cong on quota issue

BSP chief Mayawati, who virtually arm-twisted the government to bring the quota bill for SC/ST, on Thursday slammed Congress for not doing any such thing because of which condition of these communities deteriorated.

Dec 13, 2012, 19:39 PM IST

Quota bill not to divert attention: Congress

The job promotion quota bill was meant for social justice, the Congress said Thursday.

Sep 06, 2012, 14:35 PM IST

Logjam continues, Parliament adjourned for the day

Uproar over coal blocks allocation issue paralysed proceedings of Parliament for the 12th consecutive day on Thursday, drowning.

Sep 06, 2012, 09:31 AM IST

SP says quota bill unconstitutional

Samajwadi Party on Wednesday dubbed as "unconstitutional" the bill to provide reservation in promotion for SCs and STs in government jobs.

Sep 05, 2012, 13:58 PM IST

SP, BSP MPs clash in Rajya Sabha over quota bill

Rajya Sabha on Wednesday witnessed high drama as a scuffle broke out between SP and BSP members when the government introduced a contentious Constitution amendment bill.

Sep 05, 2012, 13:25 PM IST

JD(U) supports quota bill

Asked about the divergence in the stand of the two parties over the issue, JD-U chief Sharad Yadav said, "They are a different political party."

Sep 05, 2012, 13:16 PM IST

Mayawati slams Congress, BJP for quota bill delay

BSP supremo Mayawati accused the Congress-led UPA and BJP-led NDA for going slow on the Bill.

Sep 05, 2012, 11:40 AM IST